While feeding the fish....

Discussion in 'Kribensis - Kribs' started by Butterfly, Mar 25, 2010.

  1. Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    Saturday I found Krib fry :anim_65:
     

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  2. brokenwingWell Known MemberMember

    nice butterfly congrats
     
  3. Aquarist

    AquaristFishlore LegendMember

    Oh wow! Way to go Carol! :)
    Great photos!
    Ken
     




  4. Shawnie

    ShawnieFishlore LegendMember

    babies yesssss!! Congrats carol ....
     




  5. bolivianbaby

    bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    That's awesome!

    Congratulations!
     
  6. Lucy

    LucyModeratorModerator Member

    Oh how cute! Congrats!
     
  7. Gouramiguy17

    Gouramiguy17Well Known MemberMember

    Lucky, I had to furfill my kribs every wishes before they would breed
     
  8. redlessi

    redlessiWell Known MemberMember

    Congrats!!!!!
     
  9. OP
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    Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    Thanks everybody!
    LOL they have just about anything a fish could want anyway . They are in a 30g long by themselves and lots of food.
    The fry are eating decapsulated brine shrimp. Their little tummy's turn orange and bulge after eating.
    Carol
     
  10. navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    Oh my I think my water is leaking into many of the forum members because their fishies are breeding like rabbits. :;laughing Congrats. Nice fry.
     
  11. OP
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    Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    Thanks:) My angels are usually the rabbits around here but these are fairly new acquisitions. They are checking their cave out again but don't think they will spawn again while their caring for small fry.
    Carol
     
  12. BroolynKribsNew MemberMember

    thats awesome congrats....I think I'll find out in a couple more days if I have fry. My female went into hiding for the past couple days and daddy had been on the look out
     
  13. navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    Yeap My Angels are like Rabbits too. ;D
     
  14. OP
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    Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    The Krib fry were 14 days old yesterday and still living with mom and dad :) I can tell their growing every day. Their eating first bites, crushed flakes, and chopped blood worms.
    Carol
     

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  15. OP
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    Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    I moved all the krib fry to a 20g grow out tank at thhree weeks and a week later mom and dad have another batch out swimming around. I didn't realize they would spawn so easily. The parents have been really good parents.
    Here is a pic of the grow out tank and some of the 4 week old fry.
    Carol
     

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  16. platy ben

    platy benWell Known MemberMember

    Cool :)

    How many 4 week old fry are there?
     
  17. OP
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    Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    There are 15 :)
    carol
     
  18. kwesdogValued MemberMember

    I have kribs too. Good luck on turning off the spawning button on them. They are like convicts or live bearers.

    My first pair I had too all of 3 days to spawn in a community tank.

    Harry
     
    Last edited: Apr 20, 2010




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